[HEADSUP] Let's start a Cygwin 1.7 release area

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Apr 3 17:40:00 GMT 2008

On Apr  3 13:22, Igor Peshansky wrote:
> On Thu, 3 Apr 2008, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > What I was trying to say is, if the root dir is taken automatically
> > from the path of the DLL, there is no reason to have the path to the
> > root dir stored anywhere, isn't it?
> I agree that the path to the root dir is not needed -- I never argued with
> that.  It's the "override the /bin dir" functionality that I was worried
> about.

IIRC, we didn't talk about overriding the /bin dir.  It was all about
/usr/bin and it's current state as mount point to /bin and if we should
get rid of that and yada-yada-yada.  That's probably why I was puzzled.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader          cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
Red Hat

More information about the Cygwin-developers mailing list